Hatfield Central Demographics (Welwyn Hatfield, England)

Hatfield Central is a ward in Welwyn Hatfield of East of England, England and includes areas of The Ryde, Bull Stag Green, Mount Pleasant, Birchwood Industrial Estate, Batterdale, Roe Green, Old Hatfield, New Town, Birchwood, Welham Green and North Mymms.

In the 2011 census the population of Hatfield Central was 7,301 and is made up of approximately 49% females and 51% males.

The average age of people in Hatfield Central is 36, while the median age is lower at 32.

71.4% of people living in Hatfield Central were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.7% India, 1.8% Nigeria, 1.8% Zimbabwe, 1.3% Scotland, 1.2% Ireland, 0.8% Wales, 0.8% Ghana, 0.8% China, 0.7% South Africa.

83.8% of people living in Hatfield Central speak English. The other top languages spoken are 6.4% Polish, 0.8% All other Chinese, 0.7% Arabic, 0.6% Telugu, 0.6% Shona, 0.6% Bengali, 0.4% Gujarati, 0.4% Portuguese, 0.4% Urdu.

The religious make up of Hatfield Central is 56.4% Christian, 26.4% No religion, 3.7% Muslim, 3.3% Hindu, 0.9% Buddhist, 0.4% Sikh, 0.4% Jewish, 0.1% Humanist. 542 people did not state a religion. 30 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

33.3% of people are married, 12.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.2% live with a partner of the same sex, 35.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.1% are separated or divorced. There are 445 widowed people living in Hatfield Central.

The top occupations listed by people in Hatfield Central are Elementary 17.7%, Elementary administration and service 15.8%, Sales and customer service 14.0%, Professional 13.0%, Sales 12.3%, Sales Assistants and Retail Cashiers 10.9%, Administrative and secretarial 10.9%, Associate professional and technical 10.8%, Skilled trades 10.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.6%.